Neonatal Respiratory Distress and Sepsis

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Review importance of updated NRP and STABLE for newborn resuscitation and subsequent management.

2. Outline differential diagnosis of respiratory distress in the newborn period.

3. Describe appropriate evaluation and management plans based upon patient presentation.

4. Improve recognition of infants with fever who are at high risk.

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Course summary
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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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Lee T Dresang, MD, Professor University of Wisconsin Department of Family Medicine, Departmental Maternity Care Coordinator, ALSO Editorial Board Member, FPIN Board Member

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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